|Beyond Absence - Complacency [wh113] - Beyond Absence|
One of the definitions of complacency is "to be completely satisfied right where you are." And satisfied you will be, settled back in a comfortable chair, as you take in these mellow compositions which seem to shimmer like snowflakes in the air. This work evokes a slower, more peaceful approach to life. "This is what we wanted to tell you for now. We are glad to have reached your ears; and perhaps a little of your hearts and minds, if for a second or two only." --Gustavo and Mauro...
Keywords: ambient; acoustic; guitar; new age; jazz; soundscape
|Beyond Absence - Mood Report [wh131] - Beyond Absence|
Beyond Absence returns of Webbed Hand with an album of meditative acoustic works influenced by jazz and ambient music. 01 Lightwatcher's Insomnia Suite I 02 Lightwatcher's Insomnia Suite II 03 Lightwatcher's Insomnia Suite III 04 Lightwatcher's Insomnia Suite IV 05 Still Awake 06 Gentle Man 07 Altar Boy 08 Standing Before Infinity 09 Saci-Pererê 10 Soundproof Lullaby 11 Ela 12 Glad at Last Beyond Absence is: Gustavo Caldas and Mauro Longordo Recorded at the Blue Shed Studio, Acton, MA, 2008 Pho...
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|Beyond Absence - Rarified [wh109] - Beyond Absence|
Beyond Absence debuts on Webbed Hand with this engaging and meditative set of instrumental improvisations. A delightful eyes-closed ambient journey, expressing a peaceful approach to music. These recordings are a personal journey of two friends, seeking to find the deeper impulses and feelings in music. From Gustavo: "Both my friend and I came from a very traditional musical background: bossa nova, jazz, classical,progressive rock, etc.....
Keywords: ambient; experimental; instrumental; soundscape; relaxing
|Beyond Absence - Heritage [wh117] - Beyond Absence|
wh117 Beyond Absence - Heritage Beyond Absence returns to Webbed Hand with Heritage, a collection of acoustical meditations influenced by jazz and other world music idioms. "When a bird sings, it does not sing for the advancement of music. But if somebody stops to listen, and is delighted, that is fine." --Alan Watts Beyond Absence is: Gustavo Caldas and Mauro Longordo Recorded at the Blue Shed Studio, Acton, MA, 2007 Original cover artwork by M...
Keywords: ambient; acoustic; catalog; releases; beyond absence; jazz